Lower Marsh Creek Presbyterian Church

1865 Knoxlyn Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Lower Marsh Creek Presbyterian Church

1865 Knoxlyn Road    *    Gettysburg, PA 17325    *    (717) 642-5332

Announcements

Summer Schedule –  through September 1st - One service at 10:00 AM and Adult Sunday School at 9:00 AM.



Office Hours through August are Monday thru Thursday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM. 



Outdoor Worship/Annual Congregational Picnic August 18th -  The Annual Church Picnic will be held on August 18th immediately following our worship service (approx. 11:30AM).  Hamburgers, hot dogs, red hots, rolls, condiments, drinks and place settings will be provided.  Please bring a salad, side dish or dessert to share. There will be a variety of games for all ages, a cake walk, and an old-fashioned hymn sing.  Please plan to join us for great food and loving fellowship! 



Choir Rehearsal will resume on August 22 at 7:00 PM. Anyone interested in joining the choir this fall should call or email Becky Becker @ 717- 476-4453 or musicgent1@comcast.net. 


Oriole's Game September 6th - Leaving LMC by bus at 4:00 PM for a 7:05 PM game against the Texas Rangers. Cost is $47.00 per person which includes bus, tip and game ticket. 



Rally Day Ice Cream Social September 9th - Ice cream and lots of toppings, some homemade. Plenty of fun, laughter and fellowship!



C.A.R.E.S. training is being offered on Monday, September 16 and Monday October 21 at 6:30 P.M. at St. James Church in Gettysburg for those of you who are interested in volunteering as either an evening host and/or an overnight volunteer at LMCPC (host/overnight), or one of the other participating community churches (overnight) - this training session must be attended prior to serving as a host or overnight volunteer.
If you have any questions regarding this orientation, please don't hesitate to call Joe or Elaine Reichl at 717-398-2430, or email jereichl@comcast.net.  Thank-you for your interest in this worthy ministry.


2020 Marriage Retreat - IS YOUR MARRIAGE WORTH REPEATING? Join us for LMCPC’s Annual Marriage Retreat to find out how the Bible teaches us to have a marriage that is, in fact, worth repeating! The retreat will once again be held at the beautiful Eden Resort in Lancaster, Pa from Fri Jan 10th through Sun Jan 12th. Signup is in the Narthex! Cost is $250/couple and is due to the church office by Nov 3rd. Please contact the church office with questions. 717-642-5332 or a member of the committee. Jackson's, Wamplers, Orleskis, & Benners.

OTHER ANNOUNCEMENTS


ARM Ice Cream Fundraisers –  September 6  from 3-8 PM on Lincoln Square in front of the Blue & Gray enjoy Mr. G’s Ice Cream and root beer floats in support of Adams Rescue Mission.  



Fitness Program - "FUNnFITNESS"

The Fitness Program with Dave Diehl is Thusday's at 1:00 PM.  

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Wednesday Afternoon Bible Study and Prayer Meeting

Wednesday Bible Study will continue studying Pastor Mark’s Tuesday evening Bible study book A Long Obedience in the Same Direction by Eugene Peterson in July.  All are welcome to join the group. In August, they will begin a new book. ​

 
God on the Ground Praise Fest – On Saturday, August 24, 11 area churches are sponsoring a Praise Fest from 3-7 PM at the Gettysburg Rec Park Amphitheater (off Howard Ave.). This event will include four different Christian bands, children’s activities, two messages (one in English and one in Spanish), free barbecued ribs, hot dogs, and more.  For more information, contact Mike Allwein at St. James, 717-334-2012 or Mary Stevenson, 717-870-9048.